Trucking organization and mental health disorders of truck drivers.

@article{Shattell2012TruckingOA,
  title={Trucking organization and mental health disorders of truck drivers.},
  author={Mona M. Shattell and Yorghos Apostolopoulos and Chad Patrick Collins and Sevil S{\"o}nmez and Caitlin Fehrenbacher},
  journal={Issues in mental health nursing},
  year={2012},
  volume={33 7},
  pages={
          436-44
        }
}
There are over 3 million truck drivers employed in the commercial transportation and material moving occupations, one of the largest occupational groups in the United States. Workers in this large and growing occupational segment are at risk for a range of occupational health-induced conditions, including mental health and psychiatric disorders due to high occupational stress, low access and use of health care, and limited social support. The purpose of this study was to explore male truck… CONTINUE READING

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